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Amulet fragment

Fragment of Isis suckling Horus amulet, green and missing head.

Provenance

From Giza, Street 7000, opposite Avenue I. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 9.5 x 5.75 x 9.25 cm (3 3/4 x 2 1/4 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2643

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets